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Readers’ thoughts on Crestview’s medical marijuana decision

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CRESTVIEW — Numerous crestviewbulletin.com and Facebook readers shared their thoughts on Crestview’s medical marijuana decision. Here are some of their comments. TAKE A LOOK AROUND Not sure what Councilman Hayes means, “another Colorado on our hands.” Is he referring to the millions in tax revenue they are reaping and Crestview does not need more income. Take a look around town …

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Medical marijuana company to try again to locate in Westport

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By Jeffrey D. Wagner / The Herald News WESTPORT — A company on Monday will return for the second time in as many years for a letter of non-opposition to develop a registered marijuana dispensary. This time, Xiphias Wellness Inc. will ask selectmen for a letter to develop a retail-only RMD within an existing 2,610-square-foot structure at 260 State Road, …

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Adrian commission’s decision about medical marijuana coming soon

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‘It’s going to be on the ballot’ ADRIAN — The next few weeks may prove critical in answering questions about medical marijuana facilities in the city of Adrian. Should the city move forward in the coming weeks and approve a regulatory ordinance to allow medical marijuana facilities? Or, should it wait until the planning commission has time to sort out …

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Proposal for medical marijuana extraction facility goes to Costa Mesa Planning Commission

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A worker squeezes a bit of oil from a cannabis bud at a small cannabis farm in Humboldt County in 2016. A medical marijuana oil extraction facility has applied to open in Costa Mesa. (Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times) A medical marijuana extraction facility could be a step closer Monday to opening in Costa Mesa. The Planning Commission will …

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Medical marijuana will soon be for sale in Texas. But who can buy it?

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In just a few weeks, medical marijuana will legally be sold in Texas. The plants are nearly finished growing in south-central Texas, which means workers will soon harvest and cultivate them, drying them out and preparing to extract low-level cannibidiol. Once that medicine is in a liquid form, and packaged in drops, the first sales of medical marijuana — geared …

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Medical marijuana groups deal with the unexpected as they push toward opening day

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PurePenn CEO Gabe Perlow says construction of the group’s 21,000-square-foot medical marijuana facility on a former McKeesport mill site was going smoothly this fall — that is, until they started excavating 6 feet of ground for the foundation. “Below 3 feet, we started hitting solid concrete,” he said earlier this week. They also ran into buried steel railroad tracks and …

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How Jeff Sessions Plans to End Medical Marijuana Before the Year Is Over

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Tears streamed down Claudia Jendron’s face this year as her doctor patted her hand and told her, after eight years of failed pain treatments for her spinal fusion-gone-wrong, "This is going to work, Claudia." She was talking about medical marijuana. For “eight years of hell,” Jendron tried opioids, epidural shots and acupuncture in the hopes that she’d be able to …

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Who will allow medical marijuana? These communities have taken a stand

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Beavercreek Twp. zoning officials were provided these photos from the company applying for medical marijuana cultivation. The photos show the company’s facility in Florida. Beavercreek Twp. CONTRIBUTED PHOTO Ohio has received 370 applications for license to dispense medical marijuana, including dozens in the Dayton area. The state’s list will be narrowed to 60 and 15 will be licensed for southwest …